2021 TCL C825 Mini LED TVs - specifications and features

26 March 2021, 10:41:45

2021 TCL C825 Mini LED TVs - specifications and featuresTCL has announced its 2021 C825 Mini LED TV series. Currently, it comprises of two models: Each model has a 4K VA panel from CSOT with Mini LED backlight and Quantum Dot Color technology. The panels have a native 120Hz refresh rate, support AMD FreeSync technology, and 120Hz MEMC (Motion Estimation Motion Compensation). In addition, they offer 8-bit+FRC color, 100% DCI-P3 coverage, 500 nits of typical brightness, and 5000:1 (55") or 6000:1 (65") contrast ratio. Moreover, the typical response time is 6.5 ms and the input lag is 15 ms. The TVs support Dolby Vision IQ, HDR10+, HLG

The TCL 65C825 and TCL 55C825 run on Android 11 with TCL TV+ 3.x UI on top. They pack TCL's AIPQ Engine with AI SR which is based on a MediaTek MT9615 chipset. The latter comprises of a quad-core Cortex-A73 CPU clocked at 1.6GHz and a dual-core ARM Mali-G52 2EE MP2 clocked at 550 MHz. They are equipped with 3GB of DDR4 RAM clocked at 2666 MHz and 32GB of built-in eMMC 5.0 storage.

The audio department features an Onkyo sound system comprising of a 2.1CH speaker array. The 65" model has two 15W speakers and a 30W woofer, while the 55" model has two 15W speakers and a 20W woofer. Supported audio technologies include Dolby Atmos and DTS-HD. In addition, the TCL C825 series is equipped with an FHD Magic Camera supporting gesture control, facial recognition, Watch & Chat, security features, etc.

The connectivity options of the TCL C825 series include AV composite in 3.5 mm jack input, optical audio out, headphone jack, CI+ 1.4 slot, satellite and antenna RF inputs. LAN port and Wi-Fi 6 support are provided too. [UPDATE] TCL cleared out the HDMI uncertainty specifying four HDMI 2.1 ports and one USB 2.0 for the European market, while the earlier information comes from TCL Vietnam - an HDMI 2.1 input, HDMI 2.0 port, and HDMI 1.4 port, two USB ports. Some of the most noteworthy features of the series include Adaptive Content, Adaptive Brightness, Chromecast built-in, Dynamic Brightness, ECO Energy Efficiency, Game Master, Game Mode, Google Assistant, Hands-free Voice Control 2.0, IMAX Enhanced, MagiConnect, Motion Clear, Multi Visual, Noise Reduction, Privacy Safety Guard.

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